Canada

Three flower nightshade (cut leaf nightshade)

Solanum triflorum

S. triflorum is a sprawling herb that grows to 75 cm. Stems are sparsely hairy,creeping and sometimes take root from the nodes. Leaves are alternate, short stal ked, ovate, lobed and toothed. Flowers are white or pale purple, usually occurring in clusters of one to three with a small terminal leaflet. The fruit is a small, whitish green, marbled, nodding berry. The plant also has an unpleasant smell.